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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 21, 22, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439-- Bail - Offence u/ss 21, 22 NDPS Act - Accused in custody for 9 months - Three more PWs yet to be examined - No useful purpose will be served by keeping accused in custody - In case accused is found indulged in any other NDPS activity, prosecution will be at liberty to seek cancellation of bail -..........
MEGHALAYA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125, Constitution of India, 1950-- Maintenance to wife - Parties belong to scheduled tribe - Jurisdiction of district Court - Office of AG made party to petition - Merely because AG is one of the respondent, is no ground that District Court has jurisdiction to determine maintenance between two tribals - Therefore, matter remitted..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 4, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 506-- Delayed FIR - Sexual assault on girl aged 10 years by her near relative - Delay of 21 days in lodging FIR - Not fatal to prosecution, where family of prosecutrix belongs to rural area and father of prosecutrix was not in the village at the relevant time and FIR was lodged on return of father of..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482, 190(1)(b), Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 406, 419, 420, 467, 468, 471-- Quashing of order taking cognizance - Offence u/ss 406, 419, 420, 467, 468, 471 IPC - Initially applicant no.1 charge sheeted u/s 406 IPC, however, in respect of other three applicants negative report was submitted by police - Prosecution and informant raised objection to police report -..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002, Section 5(5), 45(1), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 328, 329-- Money laundering - Application of petitioner dismissed for adjourning case sine die on ground that he is mentally not fit - There is nothing prima facie to show that petitioner is lunatic or of unsound mind - No need to adopt procedure provided u/ss 328 and 329 Cr.P.C. - Petition dismissed...........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 147, 353, 120B, 295, 153A, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Offence u/ss 147, 353, 120-B, 295, 153-A IPC - Two different FIRs - Quashing of FIRs - Property dispute between parties, as both the rival factions staked their claim over land in question with positive assertion of ownership - However, dispute itself no more survives as rival faction allotted..........
JAMMU AND KASHMIR HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 193, Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940, Section 36AB-- Cognizance of offence - Offence under Drugs and Cosmetics Act - There is no provision that designated Court i.e. Court of Session can take cognizance of offence under Drugs and Cosmetics Act as a Court of original jurisdiction without case being committed to it by concerned Magistrate - Complaint..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to divorced wife - A woman who has been divorced by her husband on account of a decree passed by Family Court under Hindu Marriage Act, continues to enjoy the status of wife for the limited purpose of claiming maintenance allowance from her ex-husband as per S.125(1) Explanation (b)..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 125-- Maintenance to illegitimate daughter - Father contended that since mother of child is living in adultery and minor daughter is not his daughter, he is not bound to maintain her - Contention rejected, as said contention has no substance in view of S.125(1)(b) Cr.P.C. - Maintenance rightly awarded..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 482-- Quashing of charge - High Court not to determine the veracity of factual position at this stage - No such material presented to clearly exculpate the accused from the occurrence - Impugned order setting aside order framing charge set aside...........

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